2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Sep 26, 2022  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2019-2020 Traditional Calendars



Fall Semester 2019

Traditional Semester

August      
  7   Semester Payment Due Date
September      
  2   Labor Day Holiday (offices open)
  3   Classes Begin *
  10   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit *
  17   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund *
October      
  25   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund) *
  31   Dissertation Defense Deadline for Fall 2019 Commencement Participation
November      
  15   Graduation Application Deadline for Spring 2020 posting date
  25-29   Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes, offices closed at 12:00 noon on the 26th)
December      
  2   Classes Resume, Offices Open
  10   Traditional Semester Closes
  11-12   Commencement Exercises
  23   Offices Closed (December 23 - January 2)

Term 1

August      
  7   Semester Payment Due Date
September      
  3   Classes Begin * - Term 1
  10   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit * - Term 1
  17   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund* - Term 1
October      
  1   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund)* - Term 1
  26   Term 1 Closes

Term 2

August      
  7   Semester Payment Due Date
October      
  28   Classes Begin * - Term 2
  31   Dissertation Defense Deadline for Fall 2019 Commencement Participation
November      
  4   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit * - Term 2
  11   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund * - Term 2
  15   Graduation Application Deadline for the Spring 2020 posting date
  25   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund) * - Term 2
  28-29   Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes, offices closed at 12:00 noon on the 26th)
December      
  2   Classes Resume, Offices Open
  11-12   Commencement Exercises
  21   Term 2 Closes

*For courses with alternate begin and end dates, please see InsideCBU for alternate add, drop and withdraw dates. For Online and Professional Studies semester dates, please refer to the Online and Professional Studies Calendar.

Spring Semester 2020

Traditional Semester

January      
  3   Offices Open
  6   Semester Payment Due Date
  13   Classes Begin *
  20   Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
  21   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit *
  27   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund *
March      
  13   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund) *
  16   Graduation Application Deadline for Summer 2020 posting date
  16-27   Extended Spring Break (no classes) - revised due to COVID-19
  19   Dissertation Defense Deadline for Spring 2020 Commencement Participation
  30   Remote instruction begins (see here for the latest updates on CBU’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic)
April      
  10   Good Friday Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
  11-13   Easter Observance (classes resume at 4:00 pm on the 13th, offices closed)
  14   Offices Open
May      
  2   Traditional Semester Closes - revised due to COVID-19
December      
  1-3   Combined Commencement Exercises for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2020 - revised 7/16/20 due to COVID-19

Term 1

January      
  6   Semester Payment Due Date
  6   Classes Begin * - Term 1
  13   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit * - Term 1
  20   Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
  21   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund * - Term 1
February      
  3   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund)* - Term 1
29 Term 1 Closes

Term 2

January      
  6   Semester Payment Due Date
March      
  2   Classes Begin * - Term 2
  9   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit * - Term 2
  16   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund* - Term 2
  16   Graduation Application Deadline for Summer 2020 posting date
  19   Dissertation Defense Deadline for Spring 2020 Commencement Participation
  30   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund) * - Term 2
April      
  10   Good Friday Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
  11-13   Easter Observance (classes resume at 4:00 pm on the 13th, offices closed)
  14   Offices Open
  25   Term 2 Closes
December      
  1-3   Combined Commencement Exercises for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2020 - revised 7/16/20 due to COVID-19

* For courses with alternate begin and end dates, please see InsideCBU for alternate add, drop and withdraw dates. For Online and Professional Studies semester dates, please refer to the Online and Professional Studies Calendar.

Summer Semester 2020

Traditional Semester

May      
  4   Semester Payment Due Date
  11   Classes Begin *
  18   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit *
  25   Memorial Day Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
  26   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund *
July      
  3   Independence Day Holiday Observance (no classes, offices closed)
  6   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund) *
  9   Dissertation Defense Deadline for Summer 2020 Commencement Participation
  15   Graduation Application Deadline for Fall 2020 posting date
August      
  14   Traditional Semester Closes
December      
  1-3   Combined Commencement Exercises for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2020 - revised 7/16/20 due to COVID-19

Term 1

May      
  4   Semester Payment Due Date
  4   Classes Begin * - Term 1
  11   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit * - Term 1
  18   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund * - Term 1
  25   Memorial Day Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
June      
  1   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund) * - Term 1
  27   Term 1 Closes

Term 2

May      
  4   Semester Payment Due Date
June      
  29   Classes Begin * - Term 2
July      
  3   Independence Day Holiday (no classes, offices closed)
  6   Last Day to Add a Class for Credit * - Term 2
  9   Dissertation Defense Deadline for Summer 2020 Commencement Participation
  13   Last Day to Drop a Class with Refund * - Term 2
  15   Graduation Application Deadline for Fall 2020 posting date
  27   Last Day to Withdraw from a Class with “W” (no refund) * - Term 2
August      
  22   Term 2 Closes
December      
  1-3   Combined Commencement Exercises for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2020 - revised 7/16/20 due to COVID-19

*For courses with alternate begin and end dates, please see InsideCBU for alternate add, drop and withdraw dates. For Online and Professional Studies semester dates, please refer to the Online and Professional Studies Calendar.